Dental instruments to scale or remove bacterial plaque that has hardened and cannot be removed with brushing and flossing. If left on the tooth it will cause inflammation of the gums and will eventually lead to loss of bone that supports the teeth
I love teeth! My mom worked for Dr. Frank Sharp Orthodontics for 18 years before retiring. My sister is currently a dental hygienist over at Ascend Dental Design so I guess you can say that the love for teeth runs in my family!